Category Archives: Sushi

Jean Georges Steakhouse [2,] Las Vegas NV

Tweet Jean Georges Steakhouse Orange Elderflower Cocktail – Hangar One Buddha’s Hand Vodka, Cranberry, Pineapple Lavash, Pretzel, Baguette, Walnut Cranberry Bread, Butter Sushi – Chipotle, Mayonnaise, Crispy Rice Bacon Wrapped Shrimp – Snap Peas, Spring Onion Mustard BBQ Pork Ribs … Continue reading

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Chef Series #2 at Inyo Asian Restaurant, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Inyo Asian Restaurant sparkling sake and shiso kanpachi sashimi – sliced amberjack with serrano chili, yuzu kosho, tobiko & house ponzu 28 day dry aged wagyu carpaccio – aged stilton blue cheese, honey soy mustard seed & micro chives … Continue reading

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Other Mama [2,] Las Vegas NV

Tweet Other Mama Latke with Sour Cream, Salmon Roe, Salt Cured Egg Yolk Sashimi Course with Honey Sweetened Mushroom Infused Soy Sauce – Fluke, Octopus, Spanish Big Eye Tuna, Scottish Salmon, Kombu Cured Japanese Snapper Sake Butter and Soy Grilled … Continue reading

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Fish N Bowl, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Fish N Bowl Green Tea Seaweed Salad with Yuzu Juice and Sesame Oil J-Curry Edamame – Japanese Curry, Salt, and Butter Spoon Trio – Uni with Lime Juice, Smoked Sea Salt, Grated Wasabi / Oyster Spoon with Ponzu, Wasabi … Continue reading

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Mizumi, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Mizumi Green Tea Tempura Scallop with Avocado Puree, Osetra Caviar, Micro Basil Chilled Shigoku Oysters with Ponzu-Red Wine Mignonette, Fresh Wasabi, Micro Shiso Organic Tofu and Shinseki Pear Salad – Furikake Lavosh, Kokabu Turnops, Pomegranate, Yuzu Vinaigrette Angus Beef … Continue reading

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Katsuya by Starck, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Katsuya by Starck Lobster & Truffle Chawanmushi with Black Truffle Potato Base Heritage Berkshire Pork Gyoza with Soy-Vinegar Dipping Sauce Baked Crab Hand Rolls – Baked Snow Crab with signature sauce, rice, soy paper Sashimi Course – Fresh Uni … Continue reading

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Izakaya Go, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Izakaya Go Matcha Green Tea Takoyaki Hamachi kama Unagi bowl Salmon skin salad Miso Soup Battera Agedashi tofu Chicken Karaage Tuna Belly Steak Chawan Mushi Mushroom Zosui porridge Ten zaru soba with tempura Tororo Udon with grated mountain yam … Continue reading

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Inyo Asian Variety Restaurant, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Inyo Asian Variety Restaurant Oolong Tea Oshinko – Assorted Japanese Pickles, Nori, Kimchee Salmon Belly Tartare – Caviar, Chives, Dashi Soy with crispy Lotus Root Suomono – Cucumber and Seaweed with Vinegar Sauce Hirame Carpaccio with citrus nam pla … Continue reading

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Aburiya Raku [2,] Las Vegas NV

Tweet Raku Red Sea Breem (Renko Dai) – Sashimi with pickled chrysanthemum, glass noodles, crispy skin Juicy Deep Fried Asajimie Chicken with Spinach and Yuzu Crispy Pig’s Ear Kurobuta Pork Belly in Broth with Braised Greens 1/2 Agadashi Tofu with … Continue reading

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Japanese Cuisine by Omae, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Japanese Cuisine by Omae Matcha Sakizuke – Ikura and Mushrooms with Grated Daikon, Ponzu Sauce Zensai – Amaebi Tartar, Celeriac Puree, Tomato Sorbet, Shrimp Chips Mushimono – Steamed Scallop, Mozzarella, Grated Turnip, Golden Brown Sauce Sashimi – Salmon, Horse … Continue reading

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Fountains Brunch at Jasmine, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Jasmine Welcome Platter – Apricot/Blueberry/Strawberry Jam, Compressed Melon Skewers, Blueberry Danish, Chocolate Muffin, Banana Muffin, Pain Au Chocolate, Butter Croissant Coffee Sui Mai/Har Gao/Char Siew Bao/Peking Duck Bao American Caviar, Buckwheat Waffle, Chive Crème Fraiche/ Tuna Poke with Mango … Continue reading

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Yonaka Modern Japanese, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Yonaka Modern Japanese Cucumber Basil Martini – Sake, Basil, Cucumber, Lemon Compressed Cucumber, Tomato, Salmon Eggs, Micro-basil Crispy Brussel Sprouts – Lemon, Chili, Mint, Puffed Rice Beet Fries – Rosemary, Sea Salt, Housemade Kewpie-style mayo Karaage – Fried Chicken, … Continue reading

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Uchi, Austin TX

Tweet Uchi Pomegranate Tea Beet Sorbet with Candied Lemon Ume Jiso Roll – Cucumber and Japanese Plum Tempura Kabocha Bacon Steakie – Pork Belly, Watermelon, Radish, Citrus, Thai Basil Mustang Makimono – Freshwater Eel, Yellowtail, Tobiko, Avocado Machi Cure – … Continue reading

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Wing Lei, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Wing Lei         Dim Sum: Shark Fin Dumpling, Pork Dumpling, Lobster Dumpling, Steamed Pork Bun, Scallop Custard, Har Gow, XLB, Tea Smoked Duck, Soy Chicken, Baked Pork Bun, Shrimp Balls, Egg Custard, Azuki Bean Sesame Balls, … Continue reading

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Yellowtail, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Yellowtail Beverages Oysters Big Eye Tuna Pizza/Crispy Kalbi Roll Baked Crab Hand Roll Being completely honest, I’m usually not a fan of “special events,” guest chefs, or the dumbed-down truncated experience of “Restaurant Week” but at $26 (after a … Continue reading

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Shunji, Los Angeles CA

Tweet Shunji Shirako Tofu in miso with rapeseed oil Arugula Salad with Lobster, Beets, Japanese Pears, Blue Cheese Cured Salmon, Bluefin, Red Grouper Tomato Agadashi Tofu with Japanese Eggplant and Shishito Pepper Squid, Squid Ink, Uni, Truffle, Quail Egg Yolk … Continue reading

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[lost meals] Ichiza and Kabuto, Las Vegas NV

Tweet The lost meals entries consist of meals that occurred at various times throughout 2012 which, for any number of reasons, escaped my documentation – some due to a cross country move and a new job, some due to the … Continue reading

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Blanca at Roberta’s, Brooklyn NY

Tweet The Gist: Roberta’s is a hip pizza place in Brooklyn – at least to the majority of its patrons – but to those in the know it is so much more and in March of 2011 I had the … Continue reading

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Rogue 24, Washington DC

Tweet The Gist: Taken directly from the website because I couldn’t possibly sum it up better myself, “Rogue 24 is all about the unexpected…to wildly imaginative dishes and the theater-like setup where the kitchen acts as a culinary stage. Rogue … Continue reading

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Per Se [2], New York NY

Tweet When I started planning this trip to New York the number one destination on my list was a return to Per Se; with stellar extended tasting menus at both The French Laundry under Corey Lee and Per Se under … Continue reading

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